AFM ’11: Zom-Com Revenant Lands U.S. Release


Who will distribute the undead flick?

On the eve of the American Film Market, the horror-comedy The Revenant has found a distributor.

The horror-comedy, starring David Anders (The Vampire Diaries) and Chris Wylde, will be released by Lightning Media in the U.S., Lightning Entertainment’s domestic distribution label, and screen at the American Film Market.

Keep your eye on Shock for a release date.

Lightning has also sold home entertainment rights to Universal in the United Kingdom, Germany and Benelux, DVD rights to Ster Kinekor in South Africa and all rights to the following territories: Nikkatsu in Japan, Eagle Entertainment in Australia and New Zealand, Eagle Films in the Middle East, and Daro Film Distribution in CIS.

The film centers around a fallen soldier who somehow finds he has joined the ranks of the living dead.

Source: Shock Till You Drop